The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 595 605 583
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 46 33 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.061% 0.082%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.11% 0.74% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 17
Median daily rate £461 £528 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.74% +17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £352 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £652 £631 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £543 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.36% +35.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4151 4463 4902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.73% 8.23% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2571 2541 2765
Median daily rate £440 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 41 54
Median hourly rate £25.56 £22.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.60% -37.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.45 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £51.40 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.31 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+16.93% -39.99%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP PP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP PP within the UK.

SAP PP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

SAP PP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP PP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP within the UK.

SAP PP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 38 £475 -13.04% 9
London -2 5 £380 +7.04% 2
West Midlands -8 5 £640 +14.28%
North East -42 5 £450 - 1
East Midlands - 5 - -
Birmingham - 3 £550 -
Luton - 2 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £470 -
Yorkshire - 2 £470 - 1
East of England - 2 £450 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £660 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £450 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £450 -
North West -14 1 £475 -13.04% 3
Manchester - 1 £475 - 2
Scotland - 1 £500 -

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 76 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (28.95%) Manufacturing
3 15 (19.74%) SAP MM
4 11 (14.47%) Quality Management
5 10 (13.16%) Logistics
6 9 (11.84%) SAP QM
6 9 (11.84%) SAP WM
6 9 (11.84%) SAP EWM
7 7 (9.21%) SAP PP-PI
7 7 (9.21%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (9.21%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (7.89%) Migration
8 6 (7.89%) Automotive
8 6 (7.89%) ERP
9 5 (6.58%) Finance
9 5 (6.58%) Life Science
9 5 (6.58%) SAP ERP
9 5 (6.58%) Change Management
10 4 (5.26%) LIMS
10 4 (5.26%) SAP SD
10 4 (5.26%) SAP APO
11 3 (3.95%) User Experience
11 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (3.95%) SAP FI
11 3 (3.95%) PLM
12 2 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
12 2 (2.63%) ABAP
12 2 (2.63%) MTS
12 2 (2.63%) Time Management
12 2 (2.63%) Data Migration

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) MTS
Business Applications
1 15 (19.74%) SAP MM
2 9 (11.84%) SAP EWM
2 9 (11.84%) SAP QM
2 9 (11.84%) SAP WM
3 7 (9.21%) SAP PP-PI
4 5 (6.58%) SAP ERP
5 4 (5.26%) SAP APO
5 4 (5.26%) SAP SD
6 3 (3.95%) SAP FI
7 2 (2.63%) SAP CO
7 2 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (2.63%) SAP LE
7 2 (2.63%) SAP SCM
8 1 (1.32%) SAP CS
8 1 (1.32%) SAP FI-AA
8 1 (1.32%) SAP MII
8 1 (1.32%) SAP PM
8 1 (1.32%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) LSMW
General
1 22 (28.95%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.21%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (7.89%) Automotive
4 5 (6.58%) Finance
5 1 (1.32%) German Language
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (71.05%) Consultant
1 54 (71.05%) SAP Consultant
2 31 (40.79%) SAP PP Consultant
3 8 (10.53%) SAP EWM Consultant
3 8 (10.53%) SAP QM Consultant
3 8 (10.53%) SAP WM Consultant
4 6 (7.89%) SAP MM Consultant
5 5 (6.58%) SAP Trainer
5 5 (6.58%) Trainer
6 4 (5.26%) Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Architect
6 4 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) SAP Architect
6 4 (5.26%) SAP PI Consultant
6 4 (5.26%) SAP PP Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.95%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) BAPI
1 1 (1.32%) EDI
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Life Science
2 4 (5.26%) LIMS
3 3 (3.95%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.47%) Quality Management
2 10 (13.16%) Logistics
3 7 (9.21%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (7.89%) ERP
4 6 (7.89%) Migration
5 5 (6.58%) Change Management
6 3 (3.95%) PLM
6 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.63%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.63%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.63%) Time Management
8 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.32%) Regression Testing
8 1 (1.32%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) ABAP
2 1 (1.32%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) SAP
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 13 days ago
England
Opal Tree Solutions
Rate: £451 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago